These courses provide skills training for a career in human services, with an emphasis on employment with the N.C. Department of Social Services (DSS). Students will learn how to use NCFAST, a software program used throughout the departments of Health and Human Services and departments of Social Services. RichmondCC will award 4 college credit hours in the Human Services Technology program to students who successfully complete NCFAST Phase 1 & 2.
Phase 1: Students will be introduced to NCFAST, a software program that is used throughout the departments of Health and Human Services and departments of Social Services.
Phase 2: The focus of this phase is to provide instruction and practice in processing Food and Nutrition and MAGI (Modified Adjusted Gross Income) applications. This phase improves the skills for both current and prospective Departments of Social Services employees.
Richmond County Classes - Robinette Building, Rm. 314
- Phase 1 - Aug. 9 - Sept. 29
- Phase 2 - Oct. 18 - Dec. 14
Richmond County classes meet Tuesday and Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m.
Scotland County Classes - Scotland County Campus, Morgan Center, Rm. 207
- Phase 1 - Aug. 8 - Oct. 3 (FULL)
- Phase 2 Oct. 18 - Dec. 15
Scotland County classes meet Monday and Wednesday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Your course tuition could be waived!
Tuition is waived for students who meet one of the following qualifications:
- Has received notice of pending layoff
- Is working and eligible for Federal Earned Income Tax Credit
- Is working and earning at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
- Is Unemployed
Cost: $125 for each phase or you may qualify for a tuition waiver
Course Registration Form
Bring completed forms to the Hamlet or Scotland County Campus. If you are an online student, please call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.
Please call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.